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One of the most famous concepts in street photography is “the decisive moment,” a term originated by Henri Cartier-Bresson. It is what separates the small percentage of great street photos from the rest.  The idea is to capture someone in an action, pose or gesture that creates tension, humor, suggests a story, or simply creates beauty.   […]

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I am already falling behind on selecting and publishing images. I’m already unhappy with some of the quality when I force a shot every day. I’m wondering if I can keep it up. Weekends are especially hard. If I do not go out for a dedicated photo walk it seems the opportunities do not come […]

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The thing about Gnosticism is that one of its fundamental tenets is that the body is evil. Gnostics believe in a dualism between spirit and matter. The former is elevated, and the latter, indeed all matter, is a trap that prevents our spirits from reaching their true potential. So the combination of gnosticism and body […]

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